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I Am An Empty Shell

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    not much to me. There is nothing beneath the surface. Lately, i feel so shallow. in more than one way. if You were to step into the waters of my soul, the waves would only hit the tops of your feet :/ Wow, weird analogy D:
    kittycat101303 kittycat101303 18-21, F Aug 27, 2010

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    All That Is Left.

    i have run out of words. i have run out of thoughts, i have run out of feelings, i have run out energy, i have run out of everything i need to be a whole human being. a hollowed out crab shell on the beach shuttering in the sea breeze. a dozen egg shells in the plastic trash bag...
    CopperCoil CopperCoil 36-40, M 6 Responses Jun 28, 2010

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    I Have Nothing to Offer Anyone

    I am an empty shell with nothing to offer anyone. Even if I found a new friend, I can't cook, I am unhappy most of the time, I have nothing to relate, I don't have an exciting life, I have nothing to talk about except things that happened in the past, as...
    Zealandia Zealandia 36-40, F 2 Responses Mar 22, 2009

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    DrowningInPain2 DrowningInPain2 13-15, F Jul 1

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    for those people who are feeling empty, and that life is just pointless, and are just so tired of feeling empty, please talk to me, i have the solution, you will not lose anything...
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    I have everything I could wish for yet I always have this empty feeling inside. I feel like sad but I don't show it. I always hide my feelings I don't wanna come across as weak...
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    My best friend turned against me. She liked this boy but he told everyone he liked me and i have no interest in him whatsoever. She soon turned the whole school against me. I have...
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    I try to live my life without taking anything for granted. I cherish everything I'm blessed with, but everything I value could be taken from me in an instant. Nothing I have of...
    HiddenAnger HiddenAnger 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 2

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    I feel... Hollow. Like an empty, dead, tree. I feel like someone opened my chest, and carved out the place where my emotion should be.....
    Brokenglassapple Brokenglassapple 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 2

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    Has anyone ever felt empty? Everything doesn't seem to be working out in your favor. You're battling with your insecurities. People walk out of your life and they're not being...
    mandyg14 mandyg14 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 2

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    I don't understand myself lately. I've been feeling so empty.. So incomplete.. Perhaps because I lost my parents at an early age. I don't have many close friends. I am a loner and...
    pangitako pangitako 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 4

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    I fall asleep with so much life and wake up so empty. So I get drunk to put that life back in me before I go to bed. It's a constant cycle.
    alexiaaaxx alexiaaaxx 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 6

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    I haven't eaten in a week. I feel so empty inside. Never have I felt so good. So clean. So pure. So good. My skin is softer. My head is clearer. My thoughts are racing. Feet...
    obeseoreo obeseoreo 18-21, F Jul 6

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    Blah blah blah blah!! I wanna empty my head. 😔😒😞
    pangitako pangitako 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 10

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    I am so empty inside that scares me sometimes.
    angel8i angel8i 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 13

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    There is this void, this empty place that i can't fill. No mater what i try to do, it stays there. I feel alone inside-it doesnt matter who is around, or what im doing i cant shake...
    Kate197979 Kate197979 31-35, F 2 Responses Jul 14

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    Hello: My name is Daniel and I'm 13-years-old. Recently I've felt sad, lonely, depressed, and empty inside. I feel like I have nothing to live for. I feel like my family is...
    GentlemanGhost101 GentlemanGhost101 13-15, M 1 Response Jul 14

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    I had an abortion 4 days ago, and now I just feel empty all the time. I've locked myself and just haven't talked to my roommate or seen any of my friends, I hardly eat. I just want...
    margauxglades margauxglades 18-21, F 4 Responses 3 days ago

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    It sucks when I have awesome convos with pretty awesome people but then they never talk to me again. Is it me? I love being messaged but it bums me out when my box is empty ( that...
    theluckyduck theluckyduck 26-30, M 2 days ago

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    it's like the worst thing ever, logging in to an empty inbox :(
    Anth1290 Anth1290 22-25, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    It's been so long and I still dream about you, think about you, remember you, love you. If I talk to you in person will you talk to me? Or will you push me away, afraid that our...
    prettybr0wneyes prettybr0wneyes 16-17, F 19 mins ago

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    diagnosed with major depression-> i'm still sad sometimes now, but it was not anymore as severe as before. Breakfast at tiffany's and the catcher in the rye calmed me down so much...
    madeirawood madeirawood 18-21, F Jun 29

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    I'm tired of being the loner who never hangs out with people and stays by myself!!! I am trying to open up to more people and experience more in life.
    KJVgirl92 KJVgirl92 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 16

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    I haven't felt anything for so long, I don't really know when it began. I feel the absence of emotion, it's like a tightness in the lungs, like it's pressing on me. Even when my...
    PeacefulVoid PeacefulVoid 16-17, M Jun 28

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    I need someone to talk to pleAse!! Message me 😭😭😞
    depressedandana depressedandana 13-15, F 6 Responses Jun 28

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    But her face had that hollow look, as if there was something gone... you know that look. The inward focus. Distantly attentive to the home you're missing, or the someone you're...
    laurena123 laurena123 16-17, F 1 Response Jun 29

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    Hey, I would love to chat with someone I'm really lonely, please be friendly, I've had a **** day and am dreading going to work tomorrow, put me to sleep, tell me a story or just...
    chazwozza chazwozza 22-25, M 1 Response Jun 29

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    I find them extremely inspiring! There could be a countless number of things written on them.
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jun 30

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    I feel like my universe is just so out of alignment.....everything i have known for so long is just not there anymore :0(
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    There comes a time when you begin to reverie about the person you once were, the things you used to enjoy, and the skills you once were good at. I have been depressed for so long...
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    I think I've lost every feeling but this emptiness. I was feeling a lot better but it only lasted a few days. I never know what to do with myself. I don't even need to be happy...
    YouShouldHaveKilledMe YouShouldHaveKilledMe 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 4

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    Sometimes, I just don't know anymore.... I'm so hollow...
    HoldingOnToAir HoldingOnToAir 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 5

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    When ur boyfriend ignores u and doesn't respond to any of ur messages for 3 days
    Danosaurphilion Danosaurphilion 13-15, F 3 Responses Jul 6

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    Why do people say they have 60 or 100 experiences then write nothing what's the point
    Solobox Solobox 46-50, M Jul 7

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    But it's not a bad thing. At least I don't feel full of depression, full of anger, or full of hate today. I just feel like I'm in a state of limbo.
    reelman4372 reelman4372 31-35, M Jul 7

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    I am a useless 23 year old and just want everyone to give up on me life is too hard I just want to die but no one understands everyone thinks I should go to get "help" some in...
    tincan91 tincan91 22-25, M Jul 7

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    I am not sure that, for me, life is worth living.
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    I'm still finding myself ...
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    This emptiness inside me is becoming too big. It chokes me, it makes it hard to breathe. I feel like it's slowly crushing me from the inside out. I'm so scared and I'm so alone and...
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    A soul needs nourishment, and everything that fills me up the most drains me emotionally. To feel so much. To feel so little. To feel so much. To feel so little. To feel...
    AphroditeComplex AphroditeComplex 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 11

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    So I'm at a railroad crossing with train going by slow. Wonder to myself, could I be fast enough to put neck on tracks after wheel goes by so the next wheel ends it all. Quick...
    mareric1968 mareric1968 46-50, M Jul 11

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    Human emptiness. Have you ever read the Ian Fleming novel "Quantum of Solace" (no relation to the film, besides the title). It's about a man whose quantum (quantity) of solace...
    mjohansen mjohansen 22-25, M Jul 14

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